Shreveport Early Childhood Education Update

Scholarships Available

Following the success of CFNLA’s Early Childhood Education Initiative, in August of 2022, the City of Shreveport allocated just under $3 million in permanent funding for early childcare scholarships. The City of Shreveport, CFNLA, and Caddo Smart Start will host three community events where qualifying families can apply for scholarships and learn about other community services. Dates are as follows:

  • David Raines Community Center- March 25, 10:00 am-12:00 pm
  • Bilberry Park Community Center- April 15, 10:00 am-12:00 pm
  • A.B. Palmer Community Center- April 29, 10:00 am-12:00 pm

Read the full ECE update here.